The Vision of Cyclical San Diego

Our team identifies and supports discerning church starters, church starters and existing churches as they join the mission of God through the natural and historical lifecycle of starting new churches. This growing collective of leaders is an ecumenical community of innovators that share a common culture and set of practices created to thoughtfully start new churches across San Diego.

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Welcome to Cyclical San Diego

See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the wasteland. — Isaiah 43:19 We are thankful for the vision of the Presbytery of San Diego to see church planting as an essential part of its mission moving…

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The Plant vs. The Garden

Our region has been on the front edge of the PCUSA with regard to starting new churches. For this, I am grateful and feel proud to be a part of such a community. The various “plants” that we have accomplished have been changing the landscape of Los Angeles into a place ever becoming like that…

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Why 50 Churches of 100 Are Better Than 1 Church of 5,000

In his insightful article 11 Advantages Of Having 50 Churches Of 100 Instead Of 1 Church Of 5,000, Karl Vaters makes the compelling argument that big churches are not the only way to see the Kingdom of God move forward. How many failed churches might still be alive and well today if we didn’t pressure them to…

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